Archive for January, 2012

Cub Scouts Construct Fence at the Rocky River Nature Preserve

Posted on 31. Jan, 2012 by .

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Cub Scouts from Pack 58 in Davidson helped to protect a local nature conservation site, the Rocky River Nature Preserve, by building a boundary fence to hold back silt from an adjacent property.

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Spread the Love Jazz and Art Fest to Benefit DLC!

Posted on 27. Jan, 2012 by .

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A jazz and artist fest entitled “Spread the Love” is scheduled for Friday, February 24 from 7-10pm at the Homewood Suites in Davidson to benefit three local nonprofits: the Community School of Davidson, the Davidson Lands Conservancy (DLC) and the Ada Jenkins Center. To purchase tickets for Spread the Love, click here. Russ Gavitt, Davidson […]

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Run for Green 2012 Set for September 15

Posted on 26. Jan, 2012 by .

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The Davidson Lands Conservancy is again sponsoring Run for Green, a series of races that support our efforts to protect land and educate the public about the benefits of nature and open spaces.  This year’s Run for Green will be held on Saturday, September 15, and will again feature a half-marathon, 10K and 5K.  To […]

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WOW-Snowflakes for a Snowless Winter

Posted on 21. Jan, 2012 by .

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If you are like me you want to have at least one good snow each winter. I grew up in the South and we hardly ever saw snow where I lived so when we did have snow it was a cause of celebration. This winter is not looking too good for a snowfall. Please understand, […]

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DLC To Host Aldo Leopold Movie

Posted on 21. Jan, 2012 by .

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Join us in the 900 Room of the Davidson College Union for a screening of Green Fire! See the first full-length, high-definition documentary film ever made about legendary conservationist Aldo Leopold and his environmental legacy! Green Fire shares highlights from his extraordinary career, explaining how he shaped conservation and the modern environmental movement. It also illustrates how Leopold’s vision […]

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WOW- What’s this Rock?

Posted on 10. Jan, 2012 by .

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“What’s this Rock?” was led by Dr. Brad Johnson, Assistant Professor in the Environmental Studies Program at Davidson College on January 7, 2012. Children and parents alike learned about different types of rocks. The children brought their favorite rocks and Dr. Johnson told them what type they are and where they are from. Thank you, […]

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